Heart Month

February is Heart Month

Heart Month Events

February 2

National Wear Red Day

Heart disease is the number one killer! Join others in our community as we “Go Red” to raise awareness about the disease and ways to prevent it.

Even our newest patients are sporting red. Every Heart Matters at the West Tennessee Women’s Center.

Free Blood Pressures and HeartAware Risk Assessment

Jackson-Madison County General Hospital Cafeteria
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Sport your red while you get a free blood pressure reading and take a HeartAware screening to determine your risk for heart disease.

February 9

Free Blood Pressures and HeartAware Risk Assessment

Jackson-Madison County General Hospital Cafeteria
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Boots & Bling

West TN Fairgrounds | 800 S. Highland Ave.
6:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
$20 - To register, call: 731-541-4999
Ladies, don’t miss this fun-filled night of dancing and the opportunity to learn about preventing the number one killer of women!

February 13

Knowing Your Numbers Talk

by Wendy Dzurney, RN
Jackson-Madison County General Hospital
J. Walter Barnes Conference Center
11:00 a.m. Free community education event.

February 16

Free Blood Pressures and HeartAware Risk Assessment

Jackson-Madison County General Hospital Cafeteria
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Stop by for your free blood pressure reading and HeartAware screening to determine your risk for heart disease.

Just Move Day

Take time and move today for heart health.
#wthvcJustMove2018

Feruary 22

Heart Healthy Cooking Demonstration

LIFT Wellness Center
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Celebrating long life and good eating. Take a HeartAware Risk Assessment, hear about Heart Health Management, and watch a cooking demonstration by West Tennessee Healthcare Chef TR Willis and Abby Mays, Dietician for Lift Wellness Center, to learn how to make delicious Heart Healthy meals. Space is limited.
For more information, call: 731-425-6956

February 23

Free Blood Pressures and HeartAware Risk Assessment

Jackson-Madison County General Hospital Cafeteria
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Stop by for your free blood pressure reading and HeartAware screening to determine your risk for heart disease.

February 24

Heart Healthy Saturday Sampler

LIFT Wellness Center
8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Free and open to the community. Come try out group exercise classes such as cycling, Zumba, body sculpt, etc. Men & Women alike can participate in something for all fitness levels!
Contact Jordan Dyer for more information- Jordan.Dyer@wth.org

Every Thursday in February

Tobacco Cessation Program Series

LIFT Wellness Center
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
$50 - To register, call: 731-425-6956
Scholarships Available
Achieve your goal of tobacco cessation with a four-week course led by a registered nurse, pharmacist, dietitian and an exercise specialist.

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